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Elementary school honors retiring principal

A South Mitchell Co. principal was honored before her retirement (Source: WALB) A South Mitchell Co. principal was honored before her retirement (Source: WALB)
Faculty and students came together to celebrate (Source: WALB) Faculty and students came together to celebrate (Source: WALB)
MITCHELL CO., GA (WALB) -

Students and faculty at South Mitchell County Elementary School hosted a special celebration Friday to honor a long-time educator. Principal Vicky Hicks is retiring.

The school put together a program with singing, and even built a purple throne for her to sit on.

School officials say they just wanted to salute her and let her know how grateful they were for her always making the students' success her main priority.

Teachers also performed a skit and showed a slideshow in her honor.

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